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SNP in talks over public buyouts of North Sea platforms – The Scotsman


SNP in talks over public buyouts of North Sea platforms
The Scotsman
SNP in talks over public buyouts of North Sea platforms. Public buyouts of vital North Sea platforms and pipelines could support the industry through the current slump. Picture: PA. SCOTT MACNAB. 22:17 Thursday 23 February 2017. 0. Have your say …

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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 10:47 pm

Oops. Sales of SNP propaganda newspaper The National plummet 30% – Reaction


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Oops. Sales of SNP propaganda newspaper The National plummet 30%
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Anyone who wants to invest in quality media and pay for newspaper journalism is worthy of commendation and journalists should not delight (too much) in troubles at a rival newspaper, even if they do not like the output. Journalism is under enough

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 6:06 pm

SNP reveal Irvine and Kilwinning council election candidates – Scottish Daily Record


Scottish Daily Record

SNP reveal Irvine and Kilwinning council election candidates
Scottish Daily Record
North Ayrshire SNP group leader Marie Burns said: “I'm delighted to announce the 10 candidates who will contest wards in Irvine, Kilwinning and Stevenston. “Nine of the 10 candidates are standing for election for the first time. “Our candidates bring a

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 12:13 pm

SNP slams Labour-led administration over lack of rates hike relief … – Aberdeen Evening Express


Aberdeen Evening Express

SNP slams Labour-led administration over lack of rates hike relief …
Aberdeen Evening Express
Aberdeen City Council's SNP group has slammed the Labour-led administration for failing to provide business rates support in its budget. The Scottish …
£21million of cuts passed at Aberdeen City Council crunch budget …Press and Journal

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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 9:41 am

SNP councillor quits the party – Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald


SNP councillor quits the party
Ardrossan and Saltcoats Herald
DALRY and West Kilbride will be served by three independent councillors until May's election after the SNP's Catherine McMillan sensationally quit the party. In the week that the SNP group have started to announce their candidates for the council

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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 9:28 am

Lord Hall strikes right note with SNP prima donnas – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Lord Hall strikes right note with SNP prima donnas
Telegraph.co.uk
Be careful what you wish for … is a maxim that all politicians should keep close to their hearts, because one day it might just come true – but not in the way they want. Thus, this morning will our dear leaders be wondering if they've really got what

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 8:13 am

SNP told to get on with benefits overhaul after Holyrood handed new … – Scottish Daily Record


Scottish Daily Record

SNP told to get on with benefits overhaul after Holyrood handed new …
Scottish Daily Record
The Scottish Parliament is given control over 11 benefits after legislation drawn up as a result of The Vow.
New property tax warning for SNP as Derek Mackay sees Budget passedExpress.co.uk
An SNP Glasgow 'must stand up to Holyrood' | Scotland | The Times …The Times (subscription)
Labour hires £20000 campaign footsoldiers as Glasgow 'fightback' beginsHerald Scotland
The Courier –Strathspey & Badenoch Herald
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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 7:50 am

SNP accuses council administration of “walking away” from business rates crisis – Press and Journal


Press and Journal

SNP accuses council administration of “walking away” from business rates crisis
Press and Journal
Aberdeen's opposition SNP group have accused the ruling council coalition of “walking away” from the business rates crisis after they delayed an announcement on relief until next month. The nationalists put forward a £4million package in their budget …
Council tax should be next on the list for an SNP u-turnHerald Scotland
SNP unveils business rates 'sticking plaster' for hospitality sector and North EastTelegraph.co.uk
SNP caps rates rises for thousands of firms to stave off tax rebellionThe Courier
Conservative Home –Scottish Daily Record –Glasgow Evening Times
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Posted on 23 February 2017 | 4:01 am

SNP ministers spend £250k on fancy cars while telling voters to use public transport – Scottish Daily Record


Scottish Daily Record

SNP ministers spend £250k on fancy cars while telling voters to use public transport
Scottish Daily Record
SNP ministers spend £250k on fancy cars while telling voters to use public transport. The Scottish Government spent £243,491 on private hire vehicles – up fivefold from £46,081 in 2010-11. Share; Comments. ByDavid Clegg. 08:39, 22 FEB 2017. News.

Posted on 22 February 2017 | 8:41 am

SNP reveals city economic vision with shake-up of council, ‘practices and relationships’ – Herald Scotland


Herald Scotland

SNP reveals city economic vision with shake-up of council, 'practices and relationships'
Herald Scotland
SEISMIC political change at Scotland's biggest council will see decades-old alliances and business practices broken up as the SNP unveils its blueprint for Glasgow's economy. Advised by Glasgow University and ScotRail, the SNP plans would see a major …
SNP pledges inquiry into Labour's Glasgow 'fiefdom'The Times (subscription)
'Malpractice' claim at Glasgow City Council – BBC NewsBBC News

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Posted on 22 February 2017 | 7:12 am

SNP – BingNews

The views from where you are

Among Labour and Lib Dem voters it’s three-to-one the other way, and more than 17-to-1 among SNP supporters. Meanwhile, 5% of respondents claimed to have “never heard of” the state broadcaster, which just goes to prove what Panelbase regularly tell …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 6:11 pm

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: Time to save marriage from Harriet Harman

SNP changes channel Incredibly, the SNP’s synthetic grievance machine is in high gear over a decision to pump £30million into a dedicated Scottish TV channel that will create 80 journalism jobs. Nationalist noses are out of joint that the BBC has …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 6:01 pm

SNP in talks over public buyouts of North Sea platforms

The Scottish Government is ready to look into the prospect of public buyouts of vital North Sea platforms and pipelines to support the industry through the current slump. It comes amid growing concerns that “premature decommissioning” of key facilities …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 5:44 pm

SNP election plans hit with ‘infiltration’ claims and watchdogs’ probe

THE SNP’s local elections campaign has hit further turbulence as it emerges watchdogs’ are investigating a high-profile candidate while the bid to take Glasgow faces infiltration allegations. Rosa Zambonini, a candidate in Lanarkshire, is facing a …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 2:31 pm

New property tax warning for SNP as Derek Mackay sees Budget passed

The Scottish Government has already confirmed a £793 million downgrade to estimates for the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT). But experts highlighted official figures suggesting receipts from the levy may fall even further in this and following …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 12:01 pm

ALKBH7 Variant Related to Prostate Cancer Exhibits Altered Substrate Binding

Our results uncovered a SNP of ALKBH7, rs7540, which is associated with prostate cancer disease in a statistically significantly manner in two separate cohorts, and maintained in African American men. Comparisons of molecular dynamics (MD) simulations on …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 11:21 am

SNP MP demands answers on Motability scheme changes

SNP MP Gavin Newlands has called on the Prime Minister to clarify changes to the Motability car scheme and provide detail on the UK government’s plans to review eligibility criteria which has resulted in thousands of disabled people losing their mobility …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 10:34 am

SNP slams Labour-led administration over lack of rates hike relief measures

Aberdeen City Council’s SNP group has slammed the Labour-led administration for failing to provide business rates support in its budget. The Scottish Government announced a 12.5% cap on increases to business rates for the hospitality sector as part of a …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 4:50 am

SNP reveal Irvine and Kilwinning council election candidates

The Cunninghame South branch of the SNP has revealed its election candidates. The 10 hopefuls have been selected for the Local Government elections on May 4. The party has two candidates standing in Stevenston, two in Kilwinning and two in each of the …

Posted on 23 February 2017 | 4:15 am

SNP accuses council administration of “walking away” from business rates crisis

Aberdeen’s opposition SNP group have accused the ruling council coalition of “walking away” from the business rates crisis after they delayed an announcement on relief until next month. The nationalists put forward a £4million package in their …

Posted on 22 February 2017 | 8:00 pm